Skip to main content

Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance
Eraldo d'Atri

Eraldo d'Atri

Senior Associate

Senior Associate
Eraldo d'Atri

Eraldo d'Atri specialises in international arbitration with a particular focus on the energy and financial sectors.

A native Italian speaker, also fluent in Spanish, Eraldo has worked in London, Milan and Madrid. He has been on secondment to General Electric between January and September 2017.

  • Acting for a German bank in several LCIA arbitrations related to disputes with certain investment funds for the payment of dividends (Jersey and German law aspects)
  • Acting for an Emirati sovereign wealth fund in an LCIA arbitration in respect of a claim in excess of US$1 billion against a Southeast Asian government (English law)
  • Acting for a global bank in respect of the strategic management of a portfolio of 50+ competition-related claims in the UK, Italy, Spain and France (English, Italian, Spanish and French law)
  • Acting for a global bank in respect of several connected regulatory and competition investigations in several jurisdictions around the world
  • Acting for a Bulgarian investment company in LCIA arbitration proceedings with a German company in a dispute relating to the closing accounts of an SPA (English and Bulgarian law aspects) and representing the same company in mediation in London
  • Acting as secretary to an arbitral tribunal in an ICC arbitration in London in relation to a dispute between Cypriot and Canadian entities concerning an investment in Egypt (Cypriot law)
  • Acting for an international energy company in an ad-hoc arbitration in London relating to a dispute concerning the quality of the coal delivered under a supply contract to one of its power plants in Sardinia as well as counterclaims relating to a force majeure declaration (English and Italian law aspects)
  • Acting for a syndicate of lenders in relation to an ICC arbitration (in London) related to the construction of a power plant in Rwanda and related mediation also in London
  • Acting for an international power generation company in two ICC arbitrations (in London) relating to disputes arising from the acquisition of wind farms in Italy (English with Italian law aspects)
  • Acting for a Malaysian telecommunications company in a SIAC arbitration in Singapore in relation to a claim in excess of US$2 billion arising from the acquisition of an Indian mobile operator (Indian law)

Contact details

Career and qualifications

  • University College London (LLB in Law with Italian law) 2006
  • Joined Clifford Chance 2008
  • Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales 2010
  • Higher Rights of Audience – Solicitor Advocate 2013
  • Secondment to General Electric 2017

Professional bodies

  • ICC Young Arbitrators Forum
  • LCIA Young International Arbitration Group
  • Italian Forum for Arbitration and ADR

Awards and citations